Tag: true art
When Writing Scares Me
I had gotten used to exposing myself online with my writing. Which is why I was so blindsided when my old fear came back.
I Write Badly
I write in fragments. I use short, one-paragraph sentences. I start sentences with the word “and”. I am a bad writer. Here’s why I love it anyway.
9 Songs To Get You Excited About Jewish Music Again
It’s the end of the Three Weeks. Tu B’Av. It’s time to start celebrating again with great Jewish music. Here’s just a bit to get you rolling.
Why Jewish Artists Need To Rebel Against “Holiness”
People think they’re being holy when they’re not being artistic. They’re wrong.
My Name Is Elad And I’m An Enthusiastic Blogger
Am I merely a positive blogger, whitewashing all the issues in society, especially Jewish society? Or is there something else going on?
The Real Reason I Destroy My Writing
Last week I upset many artists by encouraging them to destroy one piece of their work. In this post, I explain why I don’t regret what I said.
A Message To Artists
I would like all the artists, the painters, the writers, the creators, the visionaries… to join me in a project.
Balancing Being A Hassid And Creating Art
In this guest post, Leigh Hershkovitz meditates on how she has learned to balance her identity as a writer with her new Jewish identity.
Why Baal Teshuvas Need To Make Art
Why baal teshuvas need to stop worrying and start creating.
What Is A Jewish Artist?
Is a Jewish artist just an artist who happens to be Jewish? Or does he have some sort of responsibility to the Jewish world?